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Ati 5870 pci express 1
Oct 30, 2009, 8:06 PM
will a ati 5870 (pci2.1) work with a pcie 1 motherboard
specifically a asus p5k delux
also will it play hdtv through a hdmi cable with sound through it too?
Oct 30, 2009
Oct 30, 2009, 8:32 PM
Hello and welcome to the forums
Yes it will work because PCI-E 2.0 is backward compatible with PCI-E 1.0,and yes it can play HDTV through a HDMI cable with sound if you have the right LCD for it
Oct 30, 2009, 8:39 PM
thanks for the infomation it has helped alot .
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Oct 30, 2009, 8:46 PM
Yeah, don't worry about bandwidth or anything. There's a loss of ~1%.
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